Fakenham and Wells Crime

Wed, 13:22
Fakenham Junior School

Reports of a couple taking photographs outside a school in Fakenham are being treated as an “isolated incident”, according to Norfolk Police.

More than 50 Norfolk churches thought to be at high risk of being targeted by lead thieves are set to be alarmed by the end of next month.

Lorne Green

A man has been arrested following a series of crimes committed in Foulsham.

Norfolk Police

Police have received reports of a suspicious couple at Fakenham Junior School.

Fakenham Junior School

Four burglaries, three attempted vehicle thefts and a theft from a motor vehicle all happened in a single night in a Norfolk village.

Pupils from a primary school in mid-Norfolk were shocked to discover that the trees they had planted in the back field of their school had been completely destroyed in an act of vandalism.

Norfolk Police

Seventeen more uniformed officers on the street and additional police staff in Norfolk’s schools have been announced as part of a plan that would see every Norfolk taxpayer paying more for the police.

Lorne Green

Norfolk’s police and crime commissioner will today unveil his proposals for the 2018/19 policing budget.

Lorne Green

Victims of sexual abuse and violence are being encouraged to speak out as Norfolk Police supports a national week-long campaign to raise awareness.

Lorne Green

Police have urged people only to use 999 for emergency calls, after a woman dialled up asking for help because her ‘ankles hurt from too much dancing’.

Police are appealing for help from members of the public to trace a man who is wanted.

Norfolk Police

Police are urging drivers to take care on the roads as icy conditions have led to 37 crashes reported in Norfolk this morning.

Norfolk Police

“I had to change the music for my son in the back of the car.”

Lorne Green

A charity offering support to victims of sexual abuse is to receive a big funding boost from Norfolk’s Police and Crime Commissioner.

Lorne Green

Thousands of pounds worth of solar panels have been stolen from land in Langham.

Jason Pegden

A 25-year-old Dereham man was due in court today charged with common assault.

Figures released by a leading price comparison website have revealed that towns across mid-Norfolk have some of the lowest rates of burglary claims in the country.

A district councillor has questioned how many people have to die before changes to speed limits will be implemented in Dereham.

Hilary Bushell

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Norfolk has denied a “power grab” as an independent report concluded he should govern the county’s Fire and Rescue Service.

Lorne Green

The percentage of drivers failing breathalyser tests during the festive period has increased with 81 people arrested last month.

Lorne Green

Police have appealed for information after seven footpath signposts have mysteriously been damaged in the village of Garvestone in recent weeks.

Norfolk Police

Trainee police officers were out in force in Dereham on Tuesday, as they put their training into practice in role plays with students from a nearby college.

Police have charged a 35-year-old man in connection with sexual grooming offences.

UN Court

These are the 12 criminals Norfolk Constabulary is currently appealing for help to trace in the county with crimes ranging from GBH to blackmail.

A man has been charged with four arson offences in Fakenham.

A nursery that lost thousands of pounds worth of toys and equipment in an arson attack has been left stunned by the amount of support they have received.

A 24-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a spate of arson attacks in Fakenham this week.

An arson attack has been carried out in Fakenham for the third time in a week, with the town’s rugby club falling victim this time.

Norfolk police

The deputy manager of a nursery in Fakenham has said that an arson attack on a storage container has destroyed thousands of pounds worth of toys and equipment.

George Acheson

Norfolk Police have confirmed that two fires deliberately started in Fakenham are being treated as linked.

Norfolk Police

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